Meet The Doctors

We are Arlington Heights ophthalmologists [eye specialists] serving this area for over 10 years and provide advanced medical and surgical eye care to patients. Our advanced eye care center or vision center helps care for a wide range of eye problems like cataracts, macular degeneration, glaucoma, dry eyes, and pterygium. Come see the top eye care we provide. We serve the Northwest suburbs of Chicago (Arlington Heights, Mount Prospect, Schaumburg, Buffalo Grove, Barrington, Glenview, Prospect Heights)

We appreciate the time you’ve taken to visit this site and find out more about this eye care practice, our team, and the many services we can provide to help you achieve optimum vision. To learn more about a specific doctor at Central Eye Care Limited please read below:

Dr. David Badawi, M.D.

Arlington Heights Ophthalmologist

David Badawi, M.D. is a Board Certified and Fellowship trained eye physician and surgeon. He earned an M.D. from Georgetown University where he graduated amongst the top of his class.

Dr. Badawi completed his ophthalmology residency at the UCLA-Jules Stein Eye Institute, ranked as one of the top 5 hospitals in the country by U.S. News and World Report and ranked the top eye hospital in the West U.S. Subsequently, he completed a fellowship in Corneal Disease and Transplantation at the prestigious Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. At Emory, he gained expertise in corneal transplantation and management of complex corneal and ocular surface disease. He is on the faculty of the University of Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary in Chicago which is also one of the top eye hospitals in the U.S.

Dr. Badawi has authored multiple publications on eye disease, and he practices not only general eye care and corneal surgery but also provides consultations to other ophthalmologists for their patients with corneal problems.

Dr. Brittany Osgood, M.D.


Dr. Osgood is a comprehensive ophthalmologist, treating a wide range of medical and surgical conditions of the eye. She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA with honors. She then returned to her home state to attend medical school at the University of Toledo, and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. She went on to complete her internship at MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn, IL and then completed her ophthalmology residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

While completing her post graduate training, Dr. Osgood was still able to pursue her passion for travel by volunteering in countries throughout the world. She and her husband settled in the Arlington Heights area and share their home with their rescue dog, Lana. She is a member of both the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Illinois Association of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Kara Schultz M.D


Dr. Kara Schultz is a board-certified ophthalmologist and fellowship-trained glaucoma specialist.  Dr. Schultz has been practicing in the Chicagoland area for over a decade. She provides a full range of eye care services, including cataract surgery, the medical and surgical treatment of glaucoma, as well as comprehensive ophthalmology.

Dr. Schultz received her undergraduate degree from the University of Iowa, graduating with honors with highest distinction.  She continued on at the University of Iowa for her medical studies, where she was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society.  Dr. Schultz completed ophthalmology residency at Saint Louis University, followed by fellowship training in glaucoma at the University of Illinois at Chicago. 

Dr. Schultz is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Glaucoma Society, and the Illinois Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons.

Dr. Schultz and her husband enjoy traveling and visiting new restaurants.


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